Synonyms for cracker

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"Then wish for them, and fire off this," said Humpty Dumpty, handing her a cracker.

Here is a little toy (cracker) that you may have seen before (Fig. 23).

He paused and swaggered a little on the precarious support of his cracker box.

Since then, however, the cracker has undergone a gradual development.

Father let me have a cracker just now, and it's got a whistle inside it.

Many serve them rolled in eggs and cracker dust; but thus they are not as good.

Pepper didn't 'want a cracker,' that time, did she, Grandma?

If the boss does come by—it's behind the cracker box and you should worry!

I hastened to the stable, and mounted Cracker, for the landing-place was a mile from the Castle.

Firefly and Cracker were harnessed, and I had only to take my seat on the load.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., "hard wafer," but the specific application to a thin, crisp biscuit is 1739; agent noun from crack (v.). Cracker-barrel (adj.) "emblematic of down-home ways and views" is from 1877.

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